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Aviat Networks (AVNW) Competitors

$29.73
+0.71 (+2.45%)
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AVNW vs. GILT, CRNT, PCTI, VUZI, INFN, HLIT, DGII, BELFB, RBBN, and ADTN

Should you be buying Aviat Networks stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Aviat Networks include Gilat Satellite Networks (GILT), Ceragon Networks (CRNT), PCTEL (PCTI), Vuzix (VUZI), Infinera (INFN), Harmonic (HLIT), Digi International (DGII), Bel Fuse (BELFB), Ribbon Communications (RBBN), and ADTRAN (ADTN).

Aviat Networks vs.

Gilat Satellite Networks (NASDAQ:GILT) and Aviat Networks (NASDAQ:AVNW) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, community ranking, valuation, profitability, risk, earnings, dividends and media sentiment.

In the previous week, Gilat Satellite Networks and Gilat Satellite Networks both had 2 articles in the media. Gilat Satellite Networks' average media sentiment score of 1.62 beat Aviat Networks' score of 0.84 indicating that Aviat Networks is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Gilat Satellite Networks
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Aviat Networks
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Very Positive

35.7% of Gilat Satellite Networks shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 78.6% of Aviat Networks shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.1% of Gilat Satellite Networks shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 5.7% of Aviat Networks shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Gilat Satellite Networks presently has a consensus price target of $8.50, indicating a potential upside of 86.81%. Aviat Networks has a consensus price target of $53.75, indicating a potential upside of 80.49%. Given Aviat Networks' higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Gilat Satellite Networks is more favorable than Aviat Networks.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Gilat Satellite Networks
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
Aviat Networks
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

Gilat Satellite Networks has a beta of 0.58, meaning that its share price is 42% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Aviat Networks has a beta of 1.8, meaning that its share price is 80% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Gilat Satellite Networks has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Aviat Networks. Gilat Satellite Networks is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Aviat Networks, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Gilat Satellite Networks$283.21M0.92$23.50M$0.4111.10
Aviat Networks$346.59M1.07$11.53M$1.1326.21

Gilat Satellite Networks has a net margin of 8.08% compared to Gilat Satellite Networks' net margin of 3.54%. Gilat Satellite Networks' return on equity of 14.54% beat Aviat Networks' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Gilat Satellite Networks8.08% 8.02% 5.36%
Aviat Networks 3.54%14.54%8.08%

Aviat Networks received 59 more outperform votes than Gilat Satellite Networks when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 65.14% of users gave Aviat Networks an outperform vote while only 63.55% of users gave Gilat Satellite Networks an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Gilat Satellite NetworksOutperform Votes
197
63.55%
Underperform Votes
113
36.45%
Aviat NetworksOutperform Votes
256
65.14%
Underperform Votes
137
34.86%

Summary

Aviat Networks beats Gilat Satellite Networks on 13 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding AVNW and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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AVNW vs. The Competition

MetricAviat NetworksRadio & t.v. communications equipment IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$372.03M$11.76B$21.87B$8.50B
Dividend YieldN/A1.99%2.65%3.97%
P/E Ratio26.2110.68228.7715.68
Price / Sales1.0710.52558.6878.93
Price / Cash8.6113.5431.4033.62
Price / Book1.545.846.974.61
Net Income$11.53M$153.45M$623.48M$214.57M
7 Day Performance1.37%-0.44%0.12%2.23%
1 Month Performance3.06%4.94%4.06%8.65%
1 Year Performance-5.31%-19.40%12.76%4.01%

Aviat Networks Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
GILT
Gilat Satellite Networks
2.9966 of 5 stars
3.00 / 5 stars
$4.54
-1.9%
$8.50
+87.2%
-28.7%$258.87M$266.09M11.071,183
CRNT
Ceragon Networks
2.7977 of 5 stars
2.80 / 5 stars
$2.58
-1.9%
$5.25
+103.5%
+22.3%$220.38M$352.27M51.611,407Positive News
PCTI
PCTEL
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
$6.99
-0.1%
N/A+41.2%$135.26M$99.43M31.77213
VUZI
Vuzix
1.0341 of 5 stars
1.03 / 5 stars
$1.32
-0.8%
$3.00
+127.3%
-74.7%$85.44M$12.13M-1.6794
INFN
Infinera
2.7031 of 5 stars
2.70 / 5 stars
$5.99
-0.2%
$7.55
+26.0%
+26.4%$1.40B$1.61B-17.623,389Positive News
HLIT
Harmonic
3.8033 of 5 stars
3.80 / 5 stars
$12.28
-1.1%
$17.60
+43.3%
-21.3%$1.38B$607.91M20.471,359Upcoming Earnings
Positive News
DGII
Digi International
3.1558 of 5 stars
3.16 / 5 stars
$25.30
-0.5%
$36.00
+42.3%
-38.2%$920.41M$444.85M66.58790News Coverage
BELFB
Bel Fuse
1.5877 of 5 stars
1.59 / 5 stars
$66.51
-3.4%
$65.50
-1.5%
+14.7%$839.36M$639.81M11.205,260Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
RBBN
Ribbon Communications
3.9533 of 5 stars
3.95 / 5 stars
$3.70
-0.5%
$5.83
+57.7%
+7.6%$643.47M$826.34M-10.573,107Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
ADTN
ADTRAN
2.517 of 5 stars
2.52 / 5 stars
$6.23
+0.5%
$7.67
+23.1%
-38.3%$492.92M$1.15B-0.913,227

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This page (NASDAQ:AVNW) was last updated on 7/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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